Saugus School District

23 Main Street
Saugus, MA 01906
(District boundaries shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Saugus School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Massachusetts for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public preschool serving 373 students in Saugus School District.
Public Preschools in Saugus School District have a diversity score of 0.60, which is less than the Massachusetts public preschool average of 0.67.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Massachusetts public preschool average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (MA)
# Schools
4 Schools
542 Schools
# Students
2,436 Students
191,523 Students
# Teachers
153 Teachers
16,483 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Saugus School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 395 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has decreased from 89% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (MA)
#279 out of 397 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Saugus  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
35%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Saugus  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MA by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
36%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Saugus  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MA by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
85-89%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Saugus  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.58
0.67
# American Indian Students
20 Students
436 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
147 Students
11,501 Students
% Asian Students
6%
6%
# Hispanic Students
629 Students
53,425 Students
% Hispanic Students
26%
28%
# Black Students
123 Students
22,654 Students
% Black Students
5%
12%
# White Students
1,436 Students
94,089 Students
% White Students
59%
49%
# Hawaiian Students
7 Students
154 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
72 Students
9,199 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
53
26,531
# Students in K Grade:
152
31,693
# Students in 1st Grade:
168
28,261
# Students in 2nd Grade:
183
26,641
# Students in 3rd Grade:
188
23,401
# Students in 4th Grade:
196
21,261
# Students in 5th Grade:
194
17,724
# Students in 6th Grade:
201
7,336
# Students in 7th Grade:
193
3,756
# Students in 8th Grade:
214
3,836
# Students in 9th Grade:
173
315
# Students in 10th Grade:
173
283
# Students in 11th Grade:
174
261
# Students in 12th Grade:
168
216
# Ungraded Students:
6
8

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $26,381 is higher than the state median of $23,971. The school district revenue/student has declined by 18% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $24,768 is higher than the state median of $24,732. The school district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MA)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$64 MM
$21,850 MM
This chart display total revenue of Saugus  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$60 MM
$22,544 MM
This chart display total spending of Saugus  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$26,381
$23,971
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Saugus  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$24,768
$24,732
This chart display average spending per public school student in Saugus  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Saugus School District Public Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Veterans Memorial
(Math: 26% | Reading: 46% )
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
39 Hurd Avenue
Saugus, MA 01906
(781) 231-8166
Grades: PK-1
| 373 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 2,436 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • : 85-89% (Btm 50% in MA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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